PTC for FRC KOP Oct. 29 2020| 0 KB

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Tags: Mentor, Robot Build/Assembly, Team, Technical

PTC is pleased to announce the release of PTC Creo 3.0 for FIRST teams! PTC Creo 3.0 is 3D CAD software available to all FIRST teams providing the opportunity to design, assemble, and test your robot in a virtual environment before starting physical prototypes or build. Use the PTC KOP models and create custom 3D models for assemblies and detail drawings to bring your ideas to life early in the design process.

PTC Creo 3.0 3D CAD Software and PTC Mathcad Engineering Calculations Software

New for PTC Creo 3.0, PTC Mathcad is now included with PTC Creo 3.0. PTC Mathcad is the industry-standard software for engineering calculations. It’s easy to use, units-aware, live mathematical notation, powerful capabilities and open architecture allow professional engineers to streamline critical design processes.

Download a free copy of PTC Creo 3.0 (including Mathcad)

Download installation and configuration instructions for PTC Creo 3.0

Windchill Collaboration and Cloud Sharing Software

PTC offers all FIRST teams the ability to create a collaboration project on PTC Windchill; a cloud-based service that enables collaboration among members of FIRST teams. It facilitates innovation by providing a cloud-based product development workspace with all the tools necessary to bring design teams together as if working in the same room.

Teams can share documents, manage PTC Creo CAD data, plan season events and activities using project management tools all in a secure environment, easily accessible from anywhere. PTC Windchill supports both PTC Creo 2.0 and 3.0, provides an optional Microsoft Office and Windows Explorer integration and provides PTC Creo View for viewing CAD files.

Register for a PTC Windchill Project

PTC FIRST Community

All FIRST teams have access to the PTC Community where they can share, interact and communicate with other teams and technical resources using PTC applications. The community is a great place to get more information, ask application questions and share your success with others. It’s also a great place to get expert tips and support from a community of design and application professionals.

Join the PTC FIRST Community

Kit of Parts (KOP)

PTC offers the most extensive CAD KOP for FIRST teams. All files are provided in PTC Creo format and include the FTC TETRIX KOP, the FTC MATRIX KOP, the FRC KOP and the FTC and FRC fields. PTC will be hosting the complete KOP library in Windchill this year. Be sure to look for updates and notices in the PTC FIRST Community in December and January.

Download the CAD KOP Models